The Charles NYC

Freelance Content Strategist

Other in New York, NY - Remote OK

Content Strategist (Freelance)

The Content Strategist Will Be Responsible For:

  • Developing and managing world-class content that is culturally relevant and social-first
  • Participate as a contributor to an interdisciplinary team that includes business leadership, designers, project management, and developers
  • Translate ideas across various media (Digital, Print, Experiential, Branded Content, Social).
  • Ensure the quality of work produced is in line with agency and client expectations.
  • Translate concepts into effective messages by writing clear, persuasive original copy
  • Use your creative and strategic thinking to create and shape content for client deliverables, including content strategies, messaging, and script/narrative development
  • Help clients and team recognize nuances that define each client, and know how to integrate into work approach
  • Develop strategic solutions to serve client needs, integrating research, experience, industry knowledge, and client knowledge
  • Synthesize insights from a broad range of inputs to craft persuasive, POV-driven narratives to guide client decision-making
  • Feel comfortable working at speed in a highly iterative environment
  • Present with confidence to client and internal teams, often leading client presentations and facilitating workshop activities
  • Contribute to new business by shaping and presenting pitch presentations
  • Act as a strategic advisor to clients, building trusted relationships based on understanding of their needs and how to solve them

You have:

  • 5+ years of relevant experience creating content independently and with cross-disciplinary teams
  • The desire and ability to work collaboratively with a small team.
  • An outstanding portfolio that showcases highly conceptual abilities, along with the high-end production experience necessary for luxury brands.
  • An ability to professionally engage with and take criticism from clients.
  • Strong presentation skills with the ability to persuade.
  • Experience working in a agency and know how to deliver on work in a client servicing environment
  • Strong point of view surrounding design, narrative, voice and tone